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Be aware of your surroundings

Just heard from an adjuster who has been in Tenn for 2 months. Last week an adjuster was shot to death in a motel/hotel parking lot when he fought for his lap top computer. No name or vendor known. Th

Posted: 04/01/2008 7:08 AM Replies: 5

Keep my job or accept a CAT assignment/deployment?

In the end, I realize only I can make this call, but some advice would be appreciated. I started securing licenses and certifications a couple of years ago in anticipation of becoming an adjuste

Posted: 09/12/2010 4:42 PM Replies: 22

NEEDED NOW ONE BIG SNOWPLOW!

Well the weatherman was right this time. Here in western Montana we have over 2' of snow and it is still coming down. The state snow plows were pulled off the hiways this afternoon as they couldn't t

Posted: 12/29/2010 4:16 PM Replies: 11

Is the Independent Adjuster Fast Becoming Obsolete?

I have written  more than few times about with Satellite roof technology , the fact that Xactimate is now fully integrated with EagleView and with Sketch , once the adjuster enters the sketch pro

Posted: 09/24/2010 10:26 AM Replies: 36

Am I an idiot?

I am just reaching out for some feedback from you veteran adjusters. I just worked my first 2 claims and 1 of them was kicked back to me for several reasons. A couple were not my fault, but two were m

Posted: 07/01/2008 7:43 PM Replies: 29

Magnetic Polar Shifts Causing Massive Global Superstorms

NASA has been warning about it…scientific papers have been written about it…geologists have seen its traces in rock strata and ice core samples… Now "it" is here: an unstoppable magnetic pole shi

Posted: 02/08/2011 5:40 AM Replies: 7

If a pig eats your car, will your insurance cover the damage?

From an article on timestrscript.com;   If a pig eats your car, will your insurance cover the damage? The answer, according to the folks at Allstate, is yes, but only if you tell the whole tru

Posted: 03/29/2010 12:18 PM Replies: 12

THE NEW CAT ADJ PAYROLL DEAL!!

THE NEW DEAL! I have had several Cat companies approach me during these last storms with bogus price lists. One company wanted to dispatch me with Ins Co "A" and pay me off a price list from Ins Co "

Posted: 11/01/2017 6:56 AM Replies: 1

Insurance agent needs help in florida to start adjusting??

Hello, my name is Michael Zick.  I live in Tampa.  I have my Life, Health, and VA license.  I want to become an general adjuster to begin with.  Couls anyone please help direct me

Posted: 01/21/2009 5:49 PM Replies: 11

specialty trades for repairing personal property

The LA Times has a series of articles on "experts of repair and keepers of dying trades" such as silversmiths, rug repairers, furniture repair etc. The silversmith article  discusses restora

Posted: 05/22/2010 5:33 AM Replies: 3